The median annual salary for a 1st Line Support was - in advertised job vacancies in Merseyside during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

First Line Support
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 63
Permanent jobs requiring a 1st Line Support 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside - - 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £19,000
UK excluding London median salary £21,000 £20,000 £20,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 496 452 498
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 91.68% 97.84% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 369 368 366
Median salary £38,500 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% +9.58%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

1st Line Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside that featured 1st Line Support in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for 1st Line Support in Merseyside

1st Line Support
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 1st Line Support in Merseyside.

Salary trend for 1st Line Support in Merseyside

1st Line Support Skill Set
Top 12 Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, 1st Line Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Merseyside region featuring 1st Line Support in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Law
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) iPad
1 1 (100.00%) Case Management

1st Line Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
General
1 1 (100.00%) Law
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Case Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware